INDIANAPOLIS -- Trayvon Wright made 10 of 14 field goal attempts, totaling a career-high 24 points as North Dakota State overwhelmed IUPUI 87-64 Saturday.
IUPUI (5-14, 0-2) led 19-14 with 8:17 remaining in the first half. Felt then made two consecutive 3-point shots and three free throws to move the Bison ahead 23-19 at the 6:22 mark. They led 34-31 at the break. Ian Chiles made a layup to start the second half and closed the gap to 35-33. The Bison went on a 10-2 run to lead 45-35 and were never threatened again.
The Bison made 32 of 63 field goal attempts, including 8 of 14 3-point shots.
Gonzaga center Przemek Karnowski, who missed most of last season with a back injury, says he is returning for another year.
Wisconsin forward Nigel Hayes has withdrawn from the NBA draft and will return to the Badgers for his senior season.